DONOVAN, John Vincent, 74, of Richmond, passed away on Monday, December 3, 2012. He was born to the late Charles D. and Hannah C. Donovan on June 12, 1938, in Boston, Mass. John was a graduate of Boston College University, class of 1961. He was a retired professor of economics at the University of New Hampshire. John enjoyed reading, going to the YMCA, watching the Boston Red Sox, and spending time with his many friends. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 3 p.m., at the Woody Funeral Home, 1771 N. Parham Rd., Richmond, Va. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Central Virginia Food Bank, the John Rolfe YMCA or the Fan Free Clinic in Richmond. Condolences may be left at woodyfuneralhomeparham.com.
This obituary was originally published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch.